The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Elasticsearch
Rank 481 524 540
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +16
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 126 58 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.11% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.27% 0.64% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 37 5
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£438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9903 9123 8346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.28% 17.33% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6130 5700 4695
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 305 460
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.45 £42.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 114 £450 +5.88% 86
London +46 86 £449 -0.27% 62
City of London +20 16 £463 +8.82% 16
South West - 14 £543 - 5
Cardiff +15 10 £400 +6.66% 1
Wales +4 10 £400 +6.66% 1
South Wales +1 10 £400 +6.66% 1
Somerset - 10 £545 - 1
Taunton - 10 £545 -
North West -25 4 £413 +3.12%
Gloucestershire - 4 £375 -
Croydon - 4 - -
Manchester -15 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £388 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £388 -
Yorkshire - 3 £388 - 1
East of England - 3 £475 - 4
Hammersmith - 2 £448 -
North East - 2 £325 -
Chester +1 1 £413 +3.12%
Cheshire -12 1 £413 +3.12%
South East -15 1 - - 13
Suffolk - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £475 - 2
Berkshire - 1 - - 4
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
County Antrim - 1 - - 1
Belfast - 1 - - 1
Cambridge - 1 - - 1

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 158 (58.30%) Java
2 132 (48.71%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (36.53%) MongoDB
4 92 (33.95%) Linux
5 83 (30.63%) TDD
6 79 (29.15%) JavaScript
7 72 (26.57%) NoSQL
8 71 (26.20%) Python
9 68 (25.09%) DevOps
10 67 (24.72%) Puppet
11 66 (24.35%) HTML
12 62 (22.88%) Git (software)
13 57 (21.03%) Ansible
14 56 (20.66%) Spring
15 55 (20.30%) Hadoop
16 53 (19.56%) RESTful
16 53 (19.56%) CSS
16 53 (19.56%) UNIX
17 50 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
17 50 (18.45%) Redis
18 49 (18.08%) Big Data
18 49 (18.08%) Jenkins
18 49 (18.08%) Apache Solr
19 48 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
20 46 (16.97%) jQuery
20 46 (16.97%) Web Services
21 45 (16.61%) Ruby
22 44 (16.24%) PostgreSQL
22 44 (16.24%) MySQL
23 43 (15.87%) BDD

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (18.08%) Apache Solr
2 42 (15.50%) Tomcat
3 38 (14.02%) Apache
4 20 (7.38%) Node.js
5 17 (6.27%) nginx
6 13 (4.80%) JBoss
7 11 (4.06%) OpenStack
8 10 (3.69%) Apache Spark
9 9 (3.32%) Mule
9 9 (3.32%) Drupal
10 8 (2.95%) Confluence
10 8 (2.95%) WebSphere
11 7 (2.58%) Mule ESB
12 6 (2.21%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.85%) CMS
13 5 (1.85%) Apache Pig
14 4 (1.48%) WildFly
14 4 (1.48%) Apache TomEE
14 4 (1.48%) Tornado
14 4 (1.48%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) SPSS
1 1 (0.37%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.37%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.37%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 50 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.64%) GitHub
3 10 (3.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (3.69%) OpenShift
4 9 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.11%) Heroku
5 3 (1.11%) PaaS
5 3 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.74%) IaaS
6 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.37%) SaaS
7 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.80%) HTTP
2 6 (2.21%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.85%) Internet
3 5 (1.85%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (1.48%) DNS
5 3 (1.11%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.11%) SMTP
6 2 (0.74%) OSPF
6 2 (0.74%) BGP
6 2 (0.74%) SSL
6 2 (0.74%) VPN
6 2 (0.74%) SNA
6 2 (0.74%) SSH
7 1 (0.37%) DMZ
7 1 (0.37%) DHCP
7 1 (0.37%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (36.53%) MongoDB
2 72 (26.57%) NoSQL
3 55 (20.30%) Hadoop
4 50 (18.45%) Redis
5 49 (18.08%) Big Data
6 44 (16.24%) PostgreSQL
6 44 (16.24%) MySQL
7 34 (12.55%) Couchbase
8 28 (10.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (6.64%) CouchDB
10 16 (5.90%) Triplestore
11 11 (4.06%) SQL Server
11 11 (4.06%) Relational Database
11 11 (4.06%) MarkLogic
11 11 (4.06%) Riak
12 10 (3.69%) Apache Hive
12 10 (3.69%) RDBMS
13 9 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (2.58%) OLTP
14 7 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 62 (22.88%) Git (software)
2 49 (18.08%) Jenkins
3 29 (10.70%) Cucumber
4 22 (8.12%) JUnit
5 17 (6.27%) Maven
6 12 (4.43%) WebDriver
7 11 (4.06%) JIRA
7 11 (4.06%) Mockito
8 10 (3.69%) Mocha
8 10 (3.69%) Subversion
9 9 (3.32%) Selenium
9 9 (3.32%) Gradle
10 7 (2.58%) JMeter
10 7 (2.58%) Hudson
10 7 (2.58%) Gerrit
10 7 (2.58%) TestNG
10 7 (2.58%) Jasmine
11 6 (2.21%) Liquibase
11 6 (2.21%) SonarQube
11 6 (2.21%) Artifactory
General
1 20 (7.38%) Finance
2 14 (5.17%) Marketing
3 13 (4.80%) Advertising
4 10 (3.69%) Retail
5 9 (3.32%) Games
6 7 (2.58%) Banking
7 6 (2.21%) Legal
8 5 (1.85%) Publishing
9 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.48%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 134 (49.45%) Developer
2 57 (21.03%) Java Developer
3 44 (16.24%) Architect
4 30 (11.07%) DevOps Engineer
5 26 (9.59%) Senior Developer
6 22 (8.12%) Java Architect
7 17 (6.27%) .NET Developer
8 12 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (4.43%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (3.32%) AWS Developer
11 8 (2.95%) Scala Developer
12 7 (2.58%) Lead Architect
12 7 (2.58%) PHP Developer
12 7 (2.58%) Designer
12 7 (2.58%) Ruby Developer
12 7 (2.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 6 (2.21%) Lead Developer
13 6 (2.21%) Linux Engineer
14 5 (1.85%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (24.35%) HTML
2 56 (20.66%) Spring
3 53 (19.56%) RESTful
3 53 (19.56%) CSS
4 46 (16.97%) jQuery
4 46 (16.97%) Web Services
5 43 (15.87%) AngularJS
6 42 (15.50%) J2EE
7 38 (14.02%) Lucene
7 38 (14.02%) REST
8 32 (11.81%) HTML5
9 31 (11.44%) JSON
10 26 (9.59%) .NET
11 24 (8.86%) CSS3
12 22 (8.12%) RabbitMQ
13 18 (6.64%) Backbone.js
13 18 (6.64%) Hibernate
14 17 (6.27%) Spring MVC
15 16 (5.90%) LAMP
16 15 (5.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.50%) Open Source
2 16 (5.90%) User Experience
3 9 (3.32%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.95%) Data Integration
4 8 (2.95%) W3C
5 7 (2.58%) Online Games
6 6 (2.21%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.48%) Semantic Web
8 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.11%) Social Network
9 3 (1.11%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.74%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.74%) Replication
10 2 (0.74%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.74%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 92 (33.95%) Linux
2 53 (19.56%) UNIX
3 18 (6.64%) CentOS
4 10 (3.69%) Ubuntu
5 7 (2.58%) Debian
5 7 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.48%) Android
7 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.74%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.74%) Windows
9 1 (0.37%) Fedora
9 1 (0.37%) HPUX
9 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (48.71%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (30.63%) TDD
3 68 (25.09%) DevOps
4 48 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (15.87%) BDD
6 40 (14.76%) Scrum
7 36 (13.28%) OO
8 35 (12.92%) MVC
9 32 (11.81%) Software Engineering
10 23 (8.49%) SOA
11 22 (8.12%) E-Commerce
12 20 (7.38%) Configuration Management
13 19 (7.01%) Analytics
14 15 (5.54%) Data Modelling
15 13 (4.80%) Unit Testing
15 13 (4.80%) Data Architecture
16 11 (4.06%) RDF
16 11 (4.06%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (4.06%) Mentoring
17 10 (3.69%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 158 (58.30%) Java
2 79 (29.15%) JavaScript
3 71 (26.20%) Python
4 45 (16.61%) Ruby
5 41 (15.13%) SQL
6 40 (14.76%) PHP
7 32 (11.81%) Scala
8 29 (10.70%) Perl
9 27 (9.96%) Bash Shell
9 27 (9.96%) C#
10 21 (7.75%) Shell Script
11 13 (4.80%) SPARQL
12 11 (4.06%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.21%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.48%) Groovy
14 4 (1.48%) C
15 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.11%) C++
15 3 (1.11%) R
15 3 (1.11%) Go
Qualifications
1 17 (6.27%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.43%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.06%) Degree
4 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.43%) QA
System Software
1 16 (5.90%) Varnish
2 15 (5.54%) Docker
3 10 (3.69%) vCloud
4 7 (2.58%) Apache Flume
5 6 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.85%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.48%) Squid
8 3 (1.11%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.37%) Gluster
9 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 67 (24.72%) Puppet
2 57 (21.03%) Ansible
3 35 (12.92%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (9.96%) Vagrant
4 27 (9.96%) Kibana
5 26 (9.59%) logstash
6 19 (7.01%) ZABBIX
6 19 (7.01%) Salt
7 16 (5.90%) Nagios
8 7 (2.58%) Cacti
9 6 (2.21%) Rundeck
10 5 (1.85%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.48%) yum
11 4 (1.48%) Capistrano
12 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (1.11%) SELinux
12 3 (1.11%) Icinga
13 1 (0.37%) Ganglia
13 1 (0.37%) Oozie
13 1 (0.37%) Graphite
Vendors
1 33 (12.18%) Oracle
2 17 (6.27%) Red Hat
3 15 (5.54%) Rackspace
4 14 (5.17%) VMware
5 12 (4.43%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.43%) Sun
6 7 (2.58%) Splunk
6 7 (2.58%) New Relic
7 6 (2.21%) IBM
8 5 (1.85%) Zend
8 5 (1.85%) Pega
9 4 (1.48%) Twitter
9 4 (1.48%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.48%) Google
10 3 (1.11%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.11%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.11%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.11%) Tableau
11 2 (0.74%) SaltStack
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